2-27-21: Dick & Caroline Baze- VillagesOKC.org Members


What is Going on Around Here in the OSJ Radio Hour Studio?!?! We are in our Sister Station’s Studio HANK FM Today with Two Fun but Silly VillagesOKC Members! This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. In studio: Dick & Caroline Baze Have a Wonderful Life Story PLUS They Want to Share with You What The G. I.F.T. Workshops are & How You & Your Family can Benefit Greatly from The  G.I.F.T.  (Gathering Information For Transition) VillagesOKC.org – A Plan NOT a Place … For the 55-Plus!
Dick & Caroline Baze … VillagesOKC.org Members Since 2019. They have lived in OK, TX, CA.  We have son, daughter; 2 granddaughters; 3 grandsons. 3 great-grandsons. Caroline worked as Bank Teller; Office Mgr; Accounting Mgr for 2 different Engineering Cos. for 25 yrs. Owned 2 businesses: Currently one is her life passion of 20 yrs-helping individuals learn the value of healthy eating and living. After college, moved to TX & Dick joined Dow Chemical as computer programmer; then to the Marine Corp. Moved back to Tulsa & Dick was Computer Supervisor; Internal Auditor; Professional Head Hunter & Consultant in computer Industry. He owned his own insurance office for 25 yrs, still working part-time. The Bazes are members of local Chambers of Commerce- Caroline helps with promoting new businesses in the community.  Dick is on the Board of Adjustments-to settle disputes between homeowners/businesses & the city.  Caroline participates in a Yukon Ladies Coffee group; co-leading a small bible group; playing some golf; traveling; helping others, etc.  Dick enjoys the golf most of all.

VillagesOKC is a Plan & NOT a Place for the 55-Plus!

Phone: 405 990 6637  ​

2-20-21: MINDRAMP.org-The Brain Guys and VillagesOKC – Exec Director Marilyn Olson

It is a all “Zoomed” into The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM…We Might Be Snowed in but This FUN Show Must Go On! We Are Collaborating with MINDRAMP.org (The Brain 🧠 Guys) top left; Roger Anunsen bottom left; Michael Patterson and (top right) VillagesOKC – Executive Director: Marilyn Olson are Talking About MINDRAMP Academy Hosted by VillagesOKC.org!!!

Special Discount Code Word: “Robin” to Attend This Virtual 5 Week Brain Healthy Program! *email: info@villagesokc.org
BTW – top right is the  “OSJ Radio” Producer “Jake Robnett” Producing from his Home’s Coat Closet… Yep, Jake is Coming Out of the Closet! He says it is Because his Kids are Home and Were Way to Loud … 🙄!!!

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time Virtual Cognitive Activity Design.

Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring! Live Well and Live Long!

Marilyn Olson is the Executive Director of VillagesOKC! VillagesOKC is a virtual village for the 55-Plus designed to age  in our own homes as long as possible. Ms. Olson’s work includes teaching, retirement communities, caregiver and a caregiver advocate. Marilyn is  a resource for mature adults and their grown children who wanted help navigating the aging process.
PHOTO LEFT: Marilyn Olson Executive Director of VillagesOKC.org (center) two VillagesOKC members left to right; Robin & Bobbie Gunn

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on

1-13-21: Unique Wellness Dispensary (UWD) Medical Cannabis Stores owner Jerry Flowers plus UWD Patient Jennifer Waters

There Are Over 150 Other Components to Medical Cannabis that are Medicine to Help with a Long List of Health & Wellness Issues! What is Integrative Medicine … We Will Answer That Question and so Many Other Questions on The OSJ Radio Hour Show INCLUDING – A Huge Successful LIVE Testimonial from a real UWD Medical Cannabis Stores Patient (Jennifer Waters, Diagnosed with lupus and an autoimmune disorder in 2018) that had her Life Handed Back to Her by Applying the Customized Medicine Program She Was Put on by Owner Jerry Flowers of UWD Medical Cannabis Stores!

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. Pictured Left is Owner of UWD (Unique Wellness Dispensary ) Medical Cannabis Stores and Standing is Amy Allsbury the OSJ Sales Account Executive Director! Jennifer Water is on the left in the OSJ Radio “Zoom” call while @on air”!

Jennifer diagnosed with lupus and another autoimmune disease in 2018 … had many treatments, pharmaceutical medication and large scary shots in her back with zero success and multiple difficult side effects only made her worse… Jennifer is a professional photographer along with an active life style and ended up living on a walker and in. Extreme pain. Since she’s found UWD cannabis medicine stores, Jennifer now has her life back and is off the walker. She is able to do her photography full-time again by being on a

“customized” medical treatment through medical cannabis and UWD Cannabis Stores!


(Left) One of Jennifer’s Nature Photography that the Oklahoma Tourism Site has delayed. http://jwatersphoto.com/



Jennifer Waters; wife, mother, grandmother & photographer and was having to live in Extreme pain in on a walker until she found her custom medical treatment through UWD medical cannabis stores in owner Jerry Flowers!

Jennifer Water – Patient – UWD Jennifer is a wife, mother and grandmother with a passion for cooking and photography. Diagnosed with Lupus in 2018, Jennifer lost much of her mobility and had to use a walker for even small tasks. After going through multiple spinal injections to relieve her pain with no sucess, she visited UWD to try RSO. It was there she met Jerry Flowers and was introduced to their custom medicine program. Now she is back behind the camera, traveling and doing nature photography, getting shots she would not have been able to reach only a year ago. Her work has been published by Oklahoma tourism sites and hangs in multiple private galleries. 

Jerry Flowers shares his life with his spouse, Lastar Flowers and their 8 children. He owns and operates his two UWD stores located in Edmond and Norman, OK. Jerry is currently a member of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians, The Cannabis Chamber of Commerce, and The Medical Cannabis Institute. By education patients on the healing potential of the cannabis plant without the unwanted psychoactive side effects, is what sets apart his UWD stores.

Website: https://uwdok.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UWDOK

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/uwd_ok/

2-6-21: Robin Gunn is a guest on her own show! Bob Loudermilk of The Second Half Expo 2021 hosts

We Are FLIPPIN’ THE SCRIPT … On The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour … Robin Gunn is Going to be Interviewed, Robin Will Step Down as Host and be Interviewed by Bob Loudermilk of The Second Half Expo 2021 (secondhalfexpo.com) Hear the Amazing True Story Behind the 29 Year Publication for the 50-Plus, Their Family Members and Retirement Communities AKA The Oklahoma Senior Journal! okseniorjournal.com

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. Left to Right on “Zoom” OSJ Radio is Jake Robnett (the OSJ Radio Producer) Robin Gunn • Publisher • Editor & On Air Host and (bottom center) Bob Loudermilk (Flippin’ The Script) on Robin Gunn and Robin will be the Interviewee This Time!

Robin R. Gunn the CEO • Publisher • Editor & On Air Host of the Oklahoma Senior Journal for the last 29 Years will be Interviewed on this OSJ Radio Hour  … It will be her first time to be Interviewed on her show since she first opened the mic 🎙 2016! Bob Loudermilk of Second Half Expo (secondhalfexpo.com) will be Interviewing Robin on this “Flippin’ The Script” and Hear Robin’s Amazing True Story on How the Oklahoma Senior Journal has been a Part of the Oklahoma landscape and community for the last 29 years it all had to begin somewhere!

Bob Loudermilk of Second Half Expo will interview The Rise and Thrive OSJ  Radio Hour – Robin Gunn… The Publisher, Editor & On Air Host of the Oklahoma Senior Journal • Magazine Radio & App!